Service Manager (Extra Care)
Salary: £33,057.50 per annum
Full Time /Permanent
Hours: 37.5 per week over a 7 day rota
Location: Northfield Village, Stafford
The Wrekin Housing Group is at the forefront of making a difference to people’s lives. As a socially minded business, we provide 13,000 homes for affordable and social rent across Telford & Wrekin, Shropshire, and Staffordshire. We have ambitious plans to grow up to 16,000 homes by 2025 and we are also an innovative and well recognised provider of care.
Alongside our growth plans we are embarking on a fundamental transformation programme to modernise how we interact with our customers, engage communities and support partners. Everyone matters at Wrekin so we are investing in our people and the systems they use, all to improve quality and choice across the organisation.
Our vision and aims are clear and we are determined to deliver. To help lead this journey we are looking for an outstanding individual who will drive the strategy and delivery of our ambitions across the operational areas of our business.
We want individuals who inspire positive change, communicate clearly and enable our people to support each other and grow together so we deliver for our customers, right across our socially minded business.
For further information about our organisation please visit www.wrekin.com.
Our Northfield Village brings together a range of accommodation, community and care facilities on one site.
- Limewood provides residential, nursing and respite care for 59 people at every age and every stage of dementia.
- Elmwood is an extra care scheme and has 80 spacious apartments for people over the age of 55
- Northfield hosts the stepping stones café and community hub
It is an innovative scheme which provides people with accommodation choices and a holistic approach to care, allowing people to continue to live the lifestyle they choose.
From preventative services and a community hub to a doctor’s surgery and a specialist dementia home, Northfield Village is a bold model of integrated services.
The role will require the successful candidate to develop positive and robust partnerships with all key stakeholders. You will be expected to strive for continual improvement to service delivery, operating efficiency and deliver consistent excellent outcomes, being an ambassador for the Group.
(For further details please read the Full Job Description)
What you will need:
The Service Manager will play a critical role and must demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills, be well organised, enthusiastic, creative and resourceful, in order to inspire teams to deliver excellence. The successful candidate will need you be approachable and have the ability to adapt their communication styles dependent on the needs of the customer.
You must hold a minimum of 3 GCSE’s grade A-C (or equivalent) in English and Maths, alongside a relevant HNC or NVQ Level 5. Successful candidates must also hold a full UK driving licence, and have the use of a vehicle for business use.
You will be expected to promote a positive, friendly and understanding attitude towards our customers and other colleagues in order to achieve consistency with the high levels of performance, efficiency and quality that is expected of our Employees.
Successful candidates will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS Check.
(For further details please read the Full Person Specification)
In return we offer you an interesting, challenging and rewarding opportunity to join a supportive organisation.
Interviews will be held at The Northfield Village, Stafford.
Ref : WHG1497. Closing Date : 22/04/2021
- Interview Date : 29/04/2021